“We often hang out with each other everyday. We wear the traditional clothes to school on Monday. We all have it.” Nga is 9 years old and part of the Si La Ethnic group, living in a remote mountain village of Northern Vietnam.

Around 150 years ago 7 Si La families left Laos due to harsh conditions and settled in Vietnam. There are fewer than 1,000 Si La people living in Vietnam, making them one of the smallest ethnic groups in the country.

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